Screenings in North America

 

 

 

2019 Screenings

 


 

CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY CHANNEL ISLANDS

 

 

First week in March

On the occasion of Intl. Women’s Day

 

 

Exclusive for CSUCI Students

Screening and Q&A with director Chelo Alvarez-Stehle, executive producer Deirdre Roney, and main character sex trafficking survivors Virginia Isaias and daughter Lala Isaias

Presented by
Global Languages and Cultures Program
Student Association Inc ASI &
Multicultural Dream Center


March 17th

EL PASO, TX

Hosted by WISE LATINA International

Pre-WLI Summit Screening

“Enough is Enough! Ya Basta!”

Wise Latina International logo

Excited to be screening the film in El Paso to an audience of El Paso **Latina women** and also of **”mujeres fronterizas”** women that **cross to El Paso from Ciudad Juarez for work, school or other reasons** who are often exposed and vulnerable due to the safety conditions in Ciudad Juarez.

Sunday March 17th, 2:30 pm

Screening and Q&A with director Chelo Alvarez-Sthele

Panel will include:
Laura Moreno, LPC- U.S. Department of  Homeland Security,  Victim Assistance Specialist
Veronica Corchado, Director Instituto Municipal de las Mujeres, Ciudad Juarez
Patricia Baca, District Attorney’s Office<-

Free to the Public
Suggested Donation $5 at the door

El Paso Downtown Arts District
El Paso Public Library Auditorium
Main Branch 510 N. Oregon, El Paso, Texas 79901

Partners:
El Paso County Attorney’s Office
El Paso District Attorney’s Office U.S.Department of Homeland Security
UTEP Women & Gender Studies
El Paso Community College
Center Against Sexual & Family Violence and Instituto Municipal de las Mujeres (Cd. Juarez)
El Paso Museums & Cultural Arts Department



2018 Screenings

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NEW YORK

 

RISE 

 

ANTI-HUMAN TRAFFICKING 

 

FILM FESTIVAL

 

 

 

Thursday, JUNE 7th

 

6 pm     Visit Layla Love Photography in Gallery

 

Light refreshments

 

6:30 pm   PANEL

 

moderated by Elizabeth Cronin (NYS Office of Victim Services) with:

 

Rev. Adrian Dannhauser of Episcopal Diocese of

 

the New York Task Force Against Human Trafficking

 

Shelby Quast of Equality Now

Alissa Sushko, VR Producer of Come into Me

 

with

 

Sands of Silence director Chelo Alvarez-Stehle

 

and protagonist trafficking survivor Virginia Isaias

 

7 pm  Sands of Silence SCREENING (86 min.)

 

8:30 pm Q&A 

 

9:30 pm   Layla Love Photography

 

available for purchase as anti-trafficking fundraiser

 

9:45 pm   End

 

FREE – RSVP Required

CHELSEA ART GALLERY

555 W. 25th St, Chelsea, New York 10001

Click here for map

 

Photograph (c) by LAYLA LOVE

 

 

North America Screenings  Highlight

 

UNITED NATIONS

 

New York

High-Level Political ForumEvent hosted by our partner EQUALITY NOW
and Spain’s Mission To The UN, co-hosted by UN Women,
Apne Aap Women Worldwide and the Cyrus R. Vance Center
for International Justice

 

United Nations Spain Ambassador Sands of Silence Screening
Spain’s Ambassador to the United Nations, Román Oyarzun Marchesi, addresses the panel on July 10, 2017. To his right, Christa Stewart of Equality Now and to his left, Ruchira Gupta of Apne Aap Women Worldwide.

 

Protagonist Virginia Isaias, editor Marla Ulloa, director Chelo Alvarez-Stehle visiting the premises on our way to our presentation

LOS ANGELES PRESS CLUB

Thursday, April 26, 6:30 pm

Screening and Q&A

Moderated by Patt Morrison of the Los Angeles Times

with director Chelo Alvarez-Stehle

executive producer Deirdre Roney and

protagonist and survivor Virginia Isaias

Followed by Reception

FREE – RSVP Required

6500 Sunset Blvd., Suite 205
Los Angeles, CA 90028 United States

Click here for map

CHARLEVOIX

CRIME RIGHTS WEEK

Tuesday, April 10

Screening 

HOSTED BY

CHARLEVOIX COUNTY PROSECUTING ATTORNEY’S OFFICE

 

 

 

WESTCHESTER Community College

Thursday, March 22nd, 11 am

Screening and Q&A

with director Chelo Alvarez-Stehle

 

RSVP HERE

Classroom Building 200
Westchester Community College
75 Grasslands Avenue
Valhalla, NY 10595

NEW YORK UNIVERSITY

Thursday, March 22nd, 7 pm

 

Screening and Q&A

with director Chelo Alvarez-Stehle

and Executive Producer Deirdre Roney

and Equality Now’s Christa Stewart

RSVP HERE

NYU Students Affairs

726 Broadway, 7th Floor

New York , NY 10003

East Lansing, Michigan

Monday, March 26, 2018

7 pm

Screening and Q&A

with director Chelo Alvarez-Stehle and main character Virginia Isaias

Michigan State University

MAIN LIBRARY – Green Room

366 W Circle Dr, East Lansing, MI 48824

SPONSORED BY:

Department of Writing, Rhetoric, and American Cultures, College of Arts and Letters, Chicano and Latino Studies, Film Studies Program, Department of Sociology, The Hub, Matrix, and the College of Music

 

Sands of Silence at MSU

Indiana University Bloomington

Bloomington, Indiana

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

5 – 7 pm  – Reception to follow

Screening and Q&A

with protagonists director Chelo Alvarez-Stehle

and survivor Virginia Isaias

 

Indiana Memorial Union Whittenberger Auditorium
900 E 7th St, Bloomington, IN 47405

Indiana University Bloomington

Mental Health Association
of Columbia and Greene Counties
&
New York State Office of Victim Services (NYS OVS)

Friday, March 30th, 1 pm

 

Q&A moderated by NYS OVS director Elizabeth Cronin, with

film protagonists, director Chelo Alvarez-Stehle

and survivor Virginia Isaias

 

Columbia Greene Community College
Hudson, NY

2018 San Luis Obispo International Film Fest laurels

San Luis Obispo, California

Thursday March 15,  1:15 pm AND 7:30 pm

Friday March 16, 10 am

Q&A with main characters Virginia Isaias and Lala Isaias

Downtown Cinemas

San Luis Obispo Intl. Film Festival

Bellingham, Washington

Saturday, February 17, 2018

7 pm

Fairhaven College Auditorium

Western Washington University

Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival

OFFICIAL SELECTION

OC Juvenile Hall

Orange, California

Sunday, February 11, 2018

Q&A with

director Chelo Alvarez-Stehle and

main character Virginia Isaias

Orange County Juvenile Hall

 

OVS HT Sands of Silence Film Screening Flyer

Los Angeles, USA

Awareness Festival Award Series
Sunday, July 30 2017
6:30 pm

HEAL ONE WORLD
3503 West Pico Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90019
Screening and Q&A with
director Chelo Alvarez-Stehle
and main character, survivor Virginia Isaias

Orange, California

Wednesday Nov. 8th, 2017

Cinemark
Century Stadium 25 and XD – 1701 W Katella Ave, Orange, CA

Screening and Q&A

with main characters Virginia Isaias and Lala Isaias

New York City Bar Association

Monday, July 11th, 6 pm
Equality Now &
The Cyrus R. Vance Center for International Justice

Co-hosted by Apne Aap Women Worldwide
Screening & Q&A with
Director Chelo Alvarez-Stehle
and main character, survivor Virginia Isaias,
President of Human Trafficking Survivors Foundation

MEXICALI, MÉXICO

Sábado, 10 de junio, 2017

CEART – CENTRO ESTATAL DE LAS ARTES

Calz. de los Presidentes, Zona del Rí­o Nuevo

Southern Connecticut State University

April 24, 2017
Latin and Native American Film Festival

OFFICIAL SELECTION

Hackensak, Minnesota

April 25-26, 2017

One Loaf at a Time Symposium
on Sex Trafficking and Sexual Violence

TIJUANA, MÉXICO

CINETECA TIJUANA – CECUT

Viernes, 4 de noviembre

2016

CLEVELAND (Chagrin Falls, OH)

CHAGRIN DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL

Wed Oct. 5th & Thursday Oct. 6th

2016

OFFICIAL SELECTION

BOSTON LATINO INTERNATIONAL
FILM FESTIVAL

Sun Oct. 2nd, 2016

OFFICIAL SELECTION

BOSTON SUFFOLK LAW SCHOOL

Tues Oct. 4th, 2016
Panel and Screening